Tar Heels in the Coaching Ranks

With the 2001 portion of the 2001-2002 college basketball season in the books and conference play about to take over the 2002 schedule, here's another look at the Tar Heels in the college coaching ranks ...

MATT DOHERTY ('84) - North Carolina (Atlantic Coast Conference), 2nd Year: 5-5, 1-0 [RPI - #121]. Next game: 1/5 vs. Wake Forest, 4 p.m.

BUTCH ESTES ('71) - Guilford College (Old Dominion Athletic Conference - Division III), 3rd Year: 5-4, 2-2. Next game: 1/5 vs. Randolph-Macon, 7 p.m.

CURTIS HUNTER ('87) - North Carolina A&T (Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), 3rd Year: 1-8, 1-1 [RPI - #277]. Next game: 1/5 @ Florida A&M, 4 p.m.

JEFF LEBO ('89) - Tennessee Tech (Ohio Valley Conference), 4th Year: 7-4, 1-0 [RPI - #167]. Next game: 1/5 @ Morehead State, 7:30 p.m.

BUZZ PETERSON ('85) - Tennessee (Southeastern Conference), 1st Year: 5-6, 0-0 [RPI - #134]. Next game: 1/6 vs. Mississippi, 1:30 p.m.

TONY SHAVER ('76) - Hampden-Sydney College (Old Dominion Athletic Conference - Division III), 16th Year: 9-0, 3-0 [D3HOOPS.com Top 25 Poll - #4]. Next game: 1/5 vs. Bridgewater, 2 p.m.

RANDY WIEL ('79) - Middle Tennessee (Sun Belt Conference), 6th Year: 6-6, 1-1 [RPI - #232]. Next game: 1/5 @ Florida International, 7:30 p.m.

ROY WILLIAMS ('72) - Kansas (Big 12), 14th Year: 11-1, 0-0 [RPI - #4; ESPN/USA TODAY Coaches' Poll: #3; AP Top 25: #2]. Next game: 1/5 @ Colorado, 9 p.m.

ED WILLS ('94) - Ferrum College (Dixie Conference - Division III), 2nd Year: 4-3, 0-0. Next game: 1/4 @ Webber College, 6 p.m.

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Current Assistant Coaches

SCOTT CHERRY ('93), George Mason (Colonial Athletic Association), 3rd Year: 7-4, 1-1 [RPI - #72]. Next game: 1/5 vs. Towson, 7 p.m.

RICK DUCKETT ('79), South Carolina (Southeastern Conference), 1st Year: 10-3, 0-0 [RPI - #38]. Next game: 1/5 @ Florida, 12 p.m.

MIKE ELLIS ('88), Virginia Commonwealth (Colonial Athletic Association), 14th Year: 9-4, 1-1 [RPI - #72]. Next game: 1/5 vs. James Madison, 7:30 p.m.

BRAD FREDERICK ('99), Vanderbilt (Southeastern Conference), 2nd Year: 10-3, 0-0 [RPI - #66]. Next game: 1/5 @ Georgia, 4 p.m.

STEPHEN GILES ('90), Florida State (Atlantic Coast Conference): 7-5, 0-1 [RPI - #137]. Next game: 1/6 vs. Duke, 6:30 p.m.

PAT SULLIVAN ('95), UNC-Wilmington [Women] (Colonial Athletic Association), 1st Year: 7-3, 1-0. Next game: 1/4 vs. Delaware, 7 p.m.


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